Detecting Anaemia

Detecting Anaemia

A team of researchers from the University of Washington have developed an app that would analyse the condition of a patient’s blood. The HemaApp is an app that gives medical professionals a way to see if patients have ...
Your blood, your food

Your Blood, Your Food

Can eating according to your blood type have a positive impact on your health? Naturopathy is a profession that combines modern science with traditional healing methods. Certified naturopath, and New York Times best-sell...
Flow of Life

Flow of life

How much do you know about the life-giving red fluid that flows through your body? Every living being requires blood to survive. Humans have about five to six litres of blood flowing through our veins and arteries. Your ...
thalassaemia

Thalassaemia: Are You a Carrier?

Thalassaemia is an inherited blood disorder. It instigates the production of abnormal red blood cells in your body, which leads to less or fewer red blood cells. This can cause a host of health complications if left untr...
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A Rare Blood Disorder

By Edeline Anne Goh Myleofibrosis (MF) is a rare blood disorder. It develops slowly and a patient may not experience any symptoms in the early stages. Both men and women are equally likely to contract MF but it is usuall...
blood test 101

Blood test 101: Understanding Your Results

By Edeline Anne Goh When you suspect that you have a problem with your health and decide to consult a doctor, one of the first and most common tests that will usually be recommended is a blood test. Blood tests allow doc...